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Old 10-14-2004, 12:38 AM   #1
pmconway
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Debootstrap Error


Mid September I bought the then current set of Sarge CDs. I had a
problem installing Debian on one PC, so I tryed the install another PC
to isolate the problem. On the 2nd computer, Debian installed
perfectly (single boot configuration). I returned to the first PC to retry the install (for a dual-boot system), but I still get an error in
the "install base system" process: "Debootstrap Error. Couldn't
download apt-utils". Can you tell me what's going wrong and how I fix
it?

Thanks a lot for your help.

Trish

P.S. Previously on 1st PC, I had a good dual boot system consisting of Win98 and MEPIS - where MEPIS was occupying the hard drive I now want
to overwrite with Debian.
 
  


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